This statement applies to all information collected or submitted on the nhs.wales website. It details what information we collect, how and why we collect them. As described within the provisions of the UK Data Protection Act 2018, we take appropriate measures to maintain the security of your data on our website. Information collected is governed by this privacy statement and use of this website signifies your agreement.
We do not collect personal information about site users. When you voluntarily submit identifiable data on this website (this includes submission of feedback forms, subscriptions or questionnaires), the information submitted is used solely to respond to your queries and for its intended purpose. We do not share web user information with third parties.
We monitor user activity to enhance the content provided on the site. Google Analytics (G4) is a free service provided by Google that generates detailed statistics about the visitors to a website. Information collected includes referring / exit web pages, click patterns, most / least viewed web pages, session duration, number of visitors, browser type, operating system, etc. Information is collected by using cookies.
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By understanding user behaviour and preferences, we are able to improve our website's content to meet user expectations and needs.
This privacy statement does not apply to external links; the collection of information by such sites is subject to relevant privacy policies. We are not responsible or liable for the privacy practices of external websites and use of such websites is at your discretion.